Kay Rivers Kidd, Piano
Javier Chaparro, violin
James Warth, saxophone/flute/clarinet
Art Kidd, percussion/vocals
Strings, trumpeters, guitarists, singers, and more on request;
Kay and Friends members have been performing together for over three decades.
Most of our performances are private events, but please join us for these special public performances!
- Please join Kay and popular KUT Radio host John Aielli for the Capitol of Texas Singalong and Christmas Tree Lighting. They have done this event together for over twenty years! On the south grounds of our beautiful State Capitol building, the date is Saturday, December 7th, 2013, 6:00 to 7:00 PM. This beloved annual tradition is guaranteed to boost you into the Christmas spirit, to sing along or just listen to all your favorite carols with thousands of family voices. Afterward, many of the shops along Congress Avenue stay open for families to stroll through and enjoy more entertainment and their "open house" parties.
- Sunday, May 18, at 4:00 PM, Kay and Friends Tarrytown United Methodist Church will present Kay & Friends in a Pops Concert as the season closer of their Music Series. It will be in the Fellowship Hall of Tarrytown United Methodist Church on Exposition Blvd., as part of their Music Series. It is free and open to the public; however, reservations are necessary. To make your reservations please email us at email@example.com. For this concert the quintet will be joined by two of their favorite guest artists -- Tim Curry, baritone, and Dr. Gerardo Ramos, tenor. We hope you and your friends will be with us for this delightful afternoon!
The 4:00 PM concert is "sold out," however a second performance on April 7 will be at 6:30 and reservations can be made as above. Come, enjoy and bring your friends!
- On Sundays Kay plays for the 8:30 a.m. worship service in the sanctuary and at the 11:00 o'clock worship service in the Fellowship Hall at
Tarrytown United Methodist Church, 2601 Exposition Blvd., Austin.
A unique blend of popular and classical music, vintage jazz standards,
swing, ballads, 50's & 60's, easy listening from the 20's to
present, big band, historical music, rock & roll, Latin, country,
show music, ethnic & folk
- For special events, weddings, receptions,
conventions, recording sessions & social events. Their widely
acclaimed potpourri concerts include something for everyone to enjoy
from jazz to classical chamber music, and from ragtime to Broadway.
Frequently they provide ambient music for dinner, ending the evening
with an appropriate blend of dance music. Kay and Friends has built a
reputation on an ability to adapt their repertoire to the needs and
desires of each client and situation.
Soloists and ensembles up to 9 pieces to accommodate your taste,
budget, and size of your gathering, with our 5 featured performers and
a select group of colleagues who range from cellists to singers to
trumpeters, and guitarists who sing and play many styles of music.